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IPFW to have State of Union watch party

IPFW will host a State of the Union watch party tonight on the second floor of the Helmke Library.

January 30, 2018 10:00 am


U.S. House candidate Tritch plans town hall on health care

Courtney Tritch, who seeks the Democratic nomination for northeast Indiana's seat in the U.S. House, has announced she will have a town hall meeting Thursday on the future of healt ...

January 29, 2018 2:10 pm


Donnelly, Young see approval ratings fall

Hoosiers apparently liked their two U.S. senators less at the end of 2017 than they did at the beginning of the year, according to a national pollster. Morning Consult reported la ...

January 28, 2018 1:00 am


Banks bought D.C.-area house

After spending much of last year sleeping on an air mattress in his office, freshman U.S. Rep. Jim Banks has been going home at night while in Washington, D.C. Banks, R-3rd, said ...

January 25, 2018 6:20 pm


Voter approval of Hoosier U.S. senators falls in poll

Hoosiers apparently liked their two U.S. senators less at the end of 2017 than they did at the beginning of the year, according to a national pollster.  Morning Co ...

January 25, 2018 12:10 pm


Democrats start women's effort

Democratic women banded together last week to create Hoosier Women Forward – a nonprofit aimed at preparing and propelling women within the party into leadership roles across ...

January 21, 2018 1:00 am


Democrat making 3rd bid for Congress

John F. Roberson of Fort Wayne is running for Congress for the third time. Roberson, a former police officer and retired truck driver, filed his candidacy Tuesday for t ...

January 17, 2018 7:10 pm


Today is Addison Agen Day in Fort Wayne

Mayor Tom Henry celebrated the day with a proclamation before a large crowd in Citizens Square Wednesday morning. He was joined by Agen.

January 17, 2018 2:40 pm


Congressional candidate Tritch names campaign manager

Courtney Tritch has hired a Baltimore resident to manage her campaign for the Democratic nomination in northeast Indiana's 3rd Congressional District. Joseph Mahach is a for ...

January 16, 2018 7:20 pm


Holcomb reports $1.71 million cash on hand at yearend

Gov. Eric Holcomb closed 2017 with $1.71 million in cash on hand, according to a news release.

January 16, 2018 5:34 pm


GOP Senate candidates to debate Feb. 20

Six Republican candidates for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana are scheduled to debate Feb. 20 in downtown Indianapolis. The conservative advocacy group Americans for Pros ...

January 16, 2018 12:10 pm


Candidates file for state legislature primaries

Hoosiers from around the area came to the Statehouse last week to file for the state Senate and House primary election. First up, the Senate: Sen. Dennis Kruse, R-Auburn, has fil ...

January 14, 2018 1:00 am


Annual March for Life planned for Jan. 27

Allen County Right to Life will conduct its 44th annual March for Life on Jan. 27 in downtown Fort Wayne to protest the U.S. Supreme Court decision in 1973 that legalized abor ...

January 8, 2018 2:00 pm


Corydon latest award given by governor

It seems with every new governor – well it's been a year – comes a new award. Gov. Eric Holcomb has added the Circle of Corydon to the list of awards given by Hoosier ...

January 7, 2018 1:00 am


Democrat ends US Senate bid

A little-known candidate has suspended his campaign for the Democratic nomination for a U.S. Senate seat representing Indiana.

January 3, 2018 12:40 pm


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